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The third meeting of EHPS-Net will take place on Wednesday 24 September 2014 on Sardinia.
Second edition of the Summer School, 29 June - 7 July 2014, at the Babes-Bolyai University in Cluj-Napoca, Romania
‘L'enquête TRA, histoire d'un outil, outil pour l'histoire. Tome I. 1793-1902’ by Jérôme Bourdieu, Lionel Kesztenbaum and Gilles Postel-Vinay
The Centre for Economic Demography at Lund University will hold a summer course in “Historical Demographic Research Using Register-Type Data” on August 11-22, 2014.
Call for Papers for the First Conference of the European Society of Historical Demography (ESHD)
19-21 February 2014, the LINKS project will organise the workshop 'Population Reconstruction'. The workshop will be held at the International Institute of Social History in Amsterdam.
At the International Institute of Social History (IISH) in Amsterdam, Working Group 4 – Extraction software for IDS organised a workshop on 16-17 October 2013. Working Group 7 – Education held a meeting on 19 October. The EHPS-Net Steering Committee came together on 18 October.
The project aims to analyze the long term societal impact of the First World War in Belgium through a bottom-up analysis of selected social groups: (1) veterans and war orphans, (2) pro-German collaborators and resistance fighters, and (3) forced labourers and war widows.
On behalf of the project partners, Gunnar Thorvaldsen let us know that the Norwegian Research Council has funded the construction of a Historical Population Register for Norway. The group will receive a grant of 25 million Norwegian kroner.
The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), via its Center for Humanities and Social Sciences (CCHS) introduces the Historical Spatial Data Infrastructure of the City of Madrid (HISDI-MAD).

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